Carmelo Anthony hits late jumper to lift Knicks over Hornets
One day later, Rose and Anthony shared the joys of a thrilling 113-111 overtime win against the Charlotte Hornets at the Garden. It seems as though the holiday festivities did the trick for Carmelo, who came through in the clutch.
Knicks' Carmelo Anthony drains game-winning turnaround jumper over Hornets' Michael Kidd-Gilchrist in OT pic.twitter.com/yk9gOYe4yG
— Ben Golliver (@BenGolliver) November 26, 2016
After failing to hit the deciding shot in regulation, the 32-year-old knew he could do better on the second attempt, per Marc Berman of the New York Post:
“I felt like I could get that same good look again,’’ Anthony said.